I’m Particularly Pained’: Tinubu Condemns Violence In 2023 Polls, Calls For ‘Healing’
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on March 22, 2023
President-elect Bola Tinubu has condemned the violence reported in the 2023 general elections in Nigeria and is calling for healing and reconciliation in the country.
Tinubu said this in a statement released on Tuesday and urged Nigerians to rise above their differences and work together for the betterment of the country.
The former Lagos State governor said: “I’m saddened by the reported isolated infractions during the elections and its aftermath in some states. I strongly condemn it. Also, the report of arson after the announcement of governorship results in one state did not represent who we truly are: peace-loving people.
Royal Times reports that With the conclusion of the Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections, the president elect congratulated all the elected governors and assembly members for earning the mandate of the people.